Stoneman Douglas High School and other recent mass shootings across the US have reignited the debate about the gun situation in America. In the wake of this, President Donald Trump has talked about arming the teachers. “Armed Educators (and trusted people who work within a school) love our students and will protect them. Very smart people,” Trump tweeted, and added “Must be firearms adept & have annual training. Should get yearly bonus. Shootings will not happen again – a big & very inexpensive deterrent. Up to States.” In the huge crowd of responses, one impassioned rant by Jim Wright, a veteran with over 20 years of military experience, stands out as an emotional and in-depth argument against this plan. Scroll down to read his case and let us know if you agree with him in the comments!


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President Donald Trump has talked about arming the teachers, but a veteran with 20 years of military experience thinks it’s a bad idea

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